Hans Ulrich Obrist b. 1968
Arkipelag TV (2000)

A Project by Hans Ulrich Obrist

Arkipelag was the first largest project focusing on contemporary art within the framework of Stockholm cultural capital of Europe 1998. Approximately 40 Arkipelag exhibitions were presented at seven museums over the course of one year. Every month for one year ARKIPELAG TV showed the work of one artist especially commissioned to create a one-minute video piece. The works were broadcasted daily on SVT, Swedish national televisions’ channels 1 and 2, randomly and with no prior introduction.


* Alexander Kluge, Eisenstein, 1998
* Douglas Gordon, A Moment's Silence (For Someone Close to You), 1998
* Rosemarie Trockel, Remix '98, 1998
* Fabrice Hybert, Vous <<tes ici, 1998
* Bjarne Melgaard, Penguin, 1998
* Christoph Schlingensief, Chance 2000, 1998
* Dan Graham, Star of David, Buchberg Castle, Austria, 1996
* Christian Boltanski, Sans titre, 1998
* Fabio Mauri, Il televisore che piange, 1972
* CM von Hausswolff & Aris Fioretos, For Miss Clock (A Declaration of Love), 1998
* Pipilotti Rist, Regen Spot Sverige
* Pierre Huyghe, Le Naufragé, 1998
* Marijke van Warmerdam, Another Planet, 1998